Energy Efficiency at the Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board

An informational and awareness website

Doing my part

The school board is working hard to reduce its energy consumption and greenhouse 
gas (GHG) emissions. We ask all students, teachers, and staff to please suppor this 

Here a few simple examples of what you can do to help at school and at home.  
Become an energy efficiency ambassador today!
The hardest part is thinking of it - doing it is easy!

Turning off the lights in an empty room

5 classrooms with the lights left on at the end of each school day will waste enough energy in a year to light 10 average family homes.

You can help the environment by turning off the lights every time you see an empty room.  It only takes a second to reach out and flick the switch!